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Hiding its colors - Anthocharis julia - male

Hiding its colors - Anthocharis julia - Male
Lake Tahoe State Park, Nevada, USA
May 31, 2014
39 deg 7' 50.56" N, 119 deg 54' 31.52" W

Just as a matter of clarification for anyone checking in here -
The names thoosa, stella, julia, sara, and all the other segregates of this complex are not sorted out into more than one distinct species category on BugGuide as of yet, and the Pelham catalog is being followed.

See comments here under "Explanation of Names".

a male Anthocharis [sara] stella
Moved from Orangetips.

 
Anthocharis julia stella
Stella is a ssp. of julia; not sara. Topotypical stella larvae from the NW side of Spooner Lake along North Canyon Road have been examined and confirmed as Anthocharis julia.

 
Type locality
4 miles from the type locality.

Moved

One of the Orangetips

David will be able to say which one

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